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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gunnison, Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (KGUC)

Lat: 38.53333°NLon: 106.93333°WElev: 7677ft.

Mostly Cloudy

4°C

39°F

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed WSW 15 MPH
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-1°C (31°F)
Last update 23 Mar 5:30 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Gunnison CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. West southwest wind around 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around -5. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. West southwest wind around 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around -5. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
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Point Forecast:
Gunnison CO
 38.54°N 106.93°W (Elev. 2362 m)
1:51 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
5pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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